Company: Bolivar Medical Center
Posted on: September 21, 2022
Bolivar Medical CenterProvides direct patient care in surgery.
-Provides assessment and planning for individualized patient care.
-Communicates with physicians about changes in patient's clinical
condition including results of diagnostic studies. -Responds
quickly and accurately to changes in condition or response to
treatment. Ability to perform a head-to-toe assessment on infants,
adolescents, and adults and reassessments per policy. Ability to
assess neonate at delivery and perform neonatal resuscitation
according to AHA guidelines. Ability to adequately assess and
reassess pain. Utilizes appropriate pain management techniques.
Educates the patient and family regarding pain management.
Knowledge of medications and their correct administration based on
age of the patient and their clinical condition. Follows the five
medication rights and reduces the potential for medication errors.
Ability to formulate an individualized plan of care, revise plan as
indicted by the patient's response to treatment and evaluate
overall plan daily for effectiveness. Treats patients and their
families with respect and dignity. Identifies and addresses
psychosocial, cultural, ethnic, spiritual needs of patient and
family. Demonstrates an ability to assist physicians with
procedures in surgery. Communicates appropriately and clearly to
charge nurse, coworkers and physicians.Demonstrates an ability to
be flexible, organized and function under stressful situations.Job
Requirements:Minimum EducationAssociate's degree requiredBachelor's
degree preferredRequired LicensesCurrent Mississippi Registered
Nurse license or a current Compact State Registered Nurse license
is required.Required SkillsCurrent American Heart Association Basic
Life Support (BLS), Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS), Pediatric
Advanced Life Support (PALS), and Neonatal Resuscitation Program
(NRP) certifications are required within 90 days of hire or
transfer.LifePoint Health is committed to providing Equal
Employment Opportunities for all applicants and employees and
complies with all applicable laws prohibiting discrimination
against any employee or applicant for employment because of color,
race, sex, age, religion, national origin, disability, genetic
information, gender identity, sexual orientation, veterans' status
or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state or local
Keywords: Bolivar Medical Center, Jackson , RN-Surgery/OR (3675), Other , Cleveland, Mississippi
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